Microsoft Office 2016: Outlook Part 1 (Foundations)

Microsoft Office 2016: Outlook Part 1 (Foundations)

Sonic Performance Support
Updated Jul 18, 2019

Course Overview

Email has become one of the most widely used methods of communication, whether for personal or business communications. Some spend up to 60% of their day on email. Mastering Outlook will save you a lot of time!

This course is the first in a series of two Microsoft Office Outlook 2016 courses. It will provide you with the basic skills you need to start using Outlook 2016 to manage your email communications, contact information, calendar events, tasks, and notes.

The more time you spend with Outlook, the higher your time savings will be after this training. First, you will get to know basic Outlook features, such as sending and receiving emails. Then it gets more exciting, when you want to cleverly manage the emerging "flood of emails". Discover particularly useful tools, such as directory-based organization, conditional formatting, contact management, calendar usage, and more.

Target Audience

This course is intended for people who have a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and need to know how to use Outlook as an email client to manage their email communications, calendar appointments, contact information, and other communication tasks.

Learning Objectives

In this course, you will use Outlook to manage your email communications, including composing, reading, and responding to emails; schedule appointments and meetings; manage contact information; schedule tasks and create notes; customize message response options; and organize your mail. You will learn how to:

  • Format Messages
  • Work with Attachments and Illustrations
  • Customize Message Options
  • Organize Messages
  • Manage Your Contacts
  • Work with the Calendar
  • Work with Tasks and Notes

Business Outcomes

Increase your office productivity.